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$5500 for a signed Barack Obama book

Demand for a piece of Barack Obama history is still generating huge interest in signed copies of his books. Since his triumph at the polls, AbeBooks.com has sold 20 books autographed by the President-elect priced at $500 or higher with one buyer shelling out $5,500 for a signed copy of Dreams From My Father. Before […]

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On The “Da Vinci” Phenomenon

There’s been a lot of talk about The Da Vinci Code lately. (years straight, with over 40 million copies sold (that is more than the entire population of Canada, for the record) – and that was just in its hardcover release. Now that it’s out in paperback it’s everywhere, online and off, multiplying on supermarket and drugstore shelves. I […]

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